Canada's central bank is gearing up for the next phase of its "Project Jasper" blockchain research initiative, according to a new announcement.
Bank of Canada and R3 have concluded that their Project Jasper initiative could provide a basis for building cash-based settlements systems in future.
Canada's central bank discusses new takeaways from six months of distributed ledger experimentation.
The latest "Project Jasper" tests have shown that distributed ledgers are effective at automating securities settlements in real-time.
The central banks of Canada and Singapore have for the first time settled cross-border payments using blockchain and central bank digital currencies.
After this year’s wild market ride and many failed projects, what might cryptocurrency mean for money and finance in 2019 and beyond?
A phased roll-out of a central bank digital currency is not only possible, but may be what certain regions need, says R3's research lead.
A new IBM survey finds most central banks polled back issuing a wholesale digital currency, but are still uncertain about blockchain's efficiency.
The National Research Council of Canada is trialing the ethereum blockchain for recording government contracts.
Enterprises may have gone quiet toward the end of 2017, but that doesn't mean they won't be players in the year ahead, Accenture's Valiente argues.